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Topic - Thomas Jefferson
Matchups for the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association boys basketball tournament, beginning with Saturday's first round. First number is district and place, second is season record.
A Republican candidate for California governor is comparing President Barack Obama's gun control policies with those of dictators such as Adolf Hitler, Joseph Stalin and North Korea's Kim Jong Il.
State Assemblyman Tim Donnelly, R-Twin Peaks, posted a Twitter message Tuesday with an image that compared what he said were figures who have supported gun rights with those who have supported gun control.
The French and Indian War battle won here by green Colonial troops is just a footnote in most history books, but the way Randy Patten sees it, the New England farmers who fell during an ambush that opened the fighting didn't need to be buried a second time, 250 years later.
The tea party celebrates its fifth anniversary Thursday, essentially marking some 1,826 days since the grass roots movement spontaneously emerged to become a political and cultural force to be reckoned with, driven by a call for fiscal sanity and fueled by traditional American values.
Russian President Vladimir Putin is not happy. The government he backed in Ukraine has collapsed.
Evansville Courier & Press. Feb. 24, 2014.
A group of Millcreek residents is seeking to incorporate the Salt Lake City suburb as a city, two years after a similar effort failed.
The political philosopher Edmund Burke once remarked that all that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good folks to do nothing.
Poisonous feuds have long been a hallmark of Washington politics.
Industrial hemp would be allowed to be grown in Washington state under a measure passed Monday by the House.
Persistent researchers at Wall Street 24/7 girded their loins and tallied up the assets of all American presidents past and present to assemble a list of the Top 10 wealthiest occupants of the Oval Office — based on land holdings; inheritance; income before, during and after; plus adjustments for money values then and now, among many factors. Some presidents went broke, some never had any money, some made lots of it.
History casts important shadows that don't fade with time. The year was 1774. The Declaration of Independence was still two years off, and liberty for those who called themselves Americans was far from inevitable.
The president of France is scheduled to visit San Francisco on Wednesday to meet with Silicon Valley executives and entrepreneurs.
America's president — heir to the world's greatest document of freedom ever drawn up by man — strode across the hallowed grounds of Thomas Jefferson's Monticello. With his hands clasped behind his back as a fuehrer surveying his troops or his kingdom, he told a gaggle of onlookers, "That's the good thing about being president. I can do whatever I want."
Nearly 230 years ago, Thomas Jefferson warned: "Our liberty depends on the freedom of the press, and that cannot be limited without being lost."
Manufacturers, he asserted, would consider workmen and artisans as "fit tools for the designs of ambition," money being the sole goal.